Posts Tagged as "CRPE"

CA appeals court deems County’s oil and gas permitting illegal

March 15, 2024 / By
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A March 7 decision by a California appeals court has resulted in Kern County being directed to set aside its permitting ordinance.

Community report leads to another leaking oil well discovery

July 20, 2022 / By
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On July 1, a Bakersfield resident submitted a report to Identifying Violations Affecting Neighborhoods (IVAN) with concerns about a potential gas methane link near their home after everyone in the home began experiencing headaches, fatigue, dizziness, nausea, and memory problems. 

State officials recommend new rules for controversial pesticide chlorpyrifos

November 21, 2018 / By
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In an effort to protect “human health and the environment,” state officials issued temporary recommendations this month for growers in California regulating a pesticide commonly used in Kern County — chlorpyrifos.

KEEN Launches Reporting System

May 3, 2012 / By
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BAKERSFIELD–Community advocates and government agencies joined forces to launch the website that will allow community members and environmental advocates to report environmental and health hazards they see on May 1.

Community Recycling Remains Open

February 18, 2012 / By
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ARVIN—Despite Kern County Board of Supervisors’ ordered of its closure, Community Recycling Center in Arvin remains open.